Saturday, February 23, 2019

Rodeo Canada

Friday Night Shuffle at the CFR

Edmonton, ALTA – November 10, 2017Several races tightened after a dramatic third performance of the 2017 Canadian Finals Rodeo. None more so, than in the saddle bronc riding where, as action began on Wednesday, it looked like season leader Layton...

FRIDAY EVENING RESULTS  – Canadian Finals Rodeo

  EDMONTON, AB (November 10, 2017) – The following are the results of the third performance of the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) held at Northlands Coliseum on Friday, November 10, 2017. ·         Bareback Riding 1 Seth Hardwick, Ranchester WY, 86.75, $11,212.50; 2 Ty Taypotat,...

MISS RODEO CANADA CROWNS A NEW QUEEN

      EDMONTON, AB (November 10, 2017) – On Friday, November 10, Brittney Chomistek, the 2016 Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede Queen, was crowned Miss Rodeo Canada 2018 at the 44th Canadian Finals Rodeo.   Twenty-year-old Brittney Chomistek is the fourth generation raised on...

What the CFR Means to Me

  Since 1974, rodeo fans from all over the world have come to Edmonton to watch the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR). This year is the last time fans can experience this annual tradition in Northlands Coliseum—some haven’t missed the main event since...

Goodine Earns First Night Bareback Win at #CFR44

  Courtesy of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association Edmonton, ALTA – November 8, 2017 It didn’t take Cole Goodine long to make a statement at #CFR44. The Carbon, Alberta bareback rider was the second competitor of night number one at the...

A Volunteer’s Perspective

  The Canadian Finals Rodeo and Farmfair International are tremendous attractions. Over 180,000 visitors attend the two events at Northlands in Edmonton. Northlands’ staff, including Fran Lucas, Manager of Volunteer and Community Relations, are supported by hundreds of volunteers pulling together...

Get to know the CFR Athletes

Posted on Nov 8, 2017 Athletes from all over North America will be at Northlands Coliseum looking to win the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) title in their sport. Some are competing for the first time while others want to make the most of...

A Dream Come True

Posted on Nov 7, 2017 CFR’s Youngest Music Director Kurtis Kesler has been heavily involved in the CFR since he was a child playing behind the chutes. This year, he is stepping into the role of Music Director at the CFR....

ProRodeoTV to Livestream Canadian Finals Rodeo

ProRodeoTV to Livestream Canadian Finals Rodeo COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The PRCA is pleased to announce that it is partnering with the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association and Northlands Coliseum to offer a livestream broadcast of the 44th Canadian Finals Rodeo...

Then and Now

Looking at the numbers, you quickly notice how much has changed over the past 44 years at the CFR. The audience has nearly quadrupled: from 24,000 spectators in 1974 to 87,394 in 2016. The purse is exponentially larger as well. The amount...

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BRUISER WINS HISTORIC SECOND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

By: Justin Felisko November 05, 2017@ 11:45:00 PM from www.pbr.com LAS VEGAS – SweetPro’s Bruiser has made a career out of rewarding bull riders with...

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